Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CCIE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
England > London
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 501 429 434
Rank change year-on-year -72 +5 -61
Contract jobs citing CCIE 126 153 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.27% 0.38% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.58% 2.25% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 87 114
London median daily rate £500 £463 £471
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.86% +17.81%
10th Percentile £335 £363 £369
90th Percentile £800 £643 £625
England median daily rate £463 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.78% - +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £49.19 -
England median hourly rate £49.00 £33.00 -
% change year-on-year +48.48% - -

CCIE is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7,988 6,790 7,768
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.15% 16.69% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,295 4,457 5,246
London median daily rate £490 £451 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.77% +0.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £258 £275 £263
90th Percentile £670 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 127 126
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.55 £12.02
90th Percentile £53.10 £50.00 £43.91
England median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £26.93
% change year-on-year -9.09% +2.14% +41.71%

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Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing CCIE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for CCIE in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CCIE in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for CCIE in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCIE in London over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCIE in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCIE in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the London region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -44 20 £450 -5.26% 12
West London -22 15 £350 -14.37% 3
South London -51 7 £825 +94.12%
East London -4 1 - - 1
North London - 1 £388 -
CCIE
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CCIE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 126 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 99 (78.57%) Cisco
3 69 (54.76%) CCNP
4 57 (45.24%) Firewall
5 50 (39.68%) WAN
6 44 (34.92%) BGP
7 40 (31.75%) MPLS
7 40 (31.75%) LAN
7 40 (31.75%) CCNA
8 39 (30.95%) OSPF
9 37 (29.37%) Finance
10 36 (28.57%) Data Centre
11 35 (27.78%) Juniper
11 35 (27.78%) Network Security
12 32 (25.40%) CheckPoint
13 31 (24.60%) Cisco Nexus
14 30 (23.81%) VPN
15 29 (23.02%) Wireless
16 28 (22.22%) Internet
17 26 (20.63%) Network Architecture
18 23 (18.25%) Degree
19 22 (17.46%) EIGRP
19 22 (17.46%) ITIL
20 20 (15.87%) Network Design
20 20 (15.87%) CISSP
21 18 (14.29%) WLAN
22 17 (13.49%) SSL
22 17 (13.49%) Fortinet
23 16 (12.70%) Microsoft Azure
23 16 (12.70%) Banking

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Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (9.52%) PaaS
3 11 (8.73%) IaaS
4 10 (7.94%) Office 365
5 5 (3.97%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (2.38%) SaaS
7 2 (1.59%) Akamai
8 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 57 (45.24%) Firewall
2 50 (39.68%) WAN
3 44 (34.92%) BGP
4 40 (31.75%) LAN
4 40 (31.75%) MPLS
5 39 (30.95%) OSPF
6 35 (27.78%) Network Security
7 31 (24.60%) Cisco Nexus
8 30 (23.81%) VPN
9 29 (23.02%) Wireless
10 28 (22.22%) Internet
11 22 (17.46%) EIGRP
12 18 (14.29%) WLAN
13 17 (13.49%) SSL
14 14 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (11.11%) Multicast
14 14 (11.11%) VPLS
15 13 (10.32%) Cisco IOS
16 12 (9.52%) TCP/IP
16 12 (9.52%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 37 (29.37%) Finance
2 16 (12.70%) Banking
2 16 (12.70%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.76%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.59%) Legal
5 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.79%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.79%) Publishing
5 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (45.24%) Network Engineer
2 45 (35.71%) Architect
3 28 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
4 22 (17.46%) Network Architect
4 22 (17.46%) Security Architect
5 21 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 13 (10.32%) Security Engineer
7 11 (8.73%) Network Security Engineer
8 9 (7.14%) Network Security Architect
9 8 (6.35%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (5.56%) Azure Architect
10 7 (5.56%) Firewall Engineer
10 7 (5.56%) Lead Network Engineer
11 6 (4.76%) Consultant
11 6 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
12 5 (3.97%) Cisco Security Engineer
12 5 (3.97%) Infrastructure Architect
12 5 (3.97%) Lead Architect
12 5 (3.97%) Network Design Architect
12 5 (3.97%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.97%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.59%) XMPP
3 1 (0.79%) CSS
3 1 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.73%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.94%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.17%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (3.17%) IVR
5 4 (3.17%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.38%) User Experience
7 2 (1.59%) Media Streaming
7 2 (1.59%) PKI
8 1 (0.79%) Digital Signage
8 1 (0.79%) FMCG
8 1 (0.79%) IPTV
8 1 (0.79%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.17%) Linux
2 2 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.63%) Network Architecture
2 22 (17.46%) ITIL
3 20 (15.87%) Network Design
4 14 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 12 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (8.73%) Change Management
7 10 (7.94%) Information Security
7 10 (7.94%) IT Strategy
7 10 (7.94%) Project Management
7 10 (7.94%) Security Architecture
7 10 (7.94%) Service Delivery
8 8 (6.35%) Migration
9 7 (5.56%) Low Latency
10 6 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (4.76%) Presales
10 6 (4.76%) Problem Management
11 5 (3.97%) Analytics
11 5 (3.97%) Load Balancing
11 5 (3.97%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.59%) Python
2 1 (0.79%) C
2 1 (0.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 126 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (54.76%) CCNP
3 40 (31.75%) CCNA
4 23 (18.25%) Degree
5 20 (15.87%) CISSP
6 16 (12.70%) CCDP
7 15 (11.90%) MCSE
7 15 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (11.11%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 14 (11.11%) MCP
9 13 (10.32%) Security Cleared
10 11 (8.73%) CISM
10 11 (8.73%) SC Cleared
11 9 (7.14%) CCSA
11 9 (7.14%) CCSP
12 8 (6.35%) CISA
13 7 (5.56%) CCIE Wireless
14 6 (4.76%) CCVP
15 5 (3.97%) CCIE Data Center
15 5 (3.97%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.17%) SLA
2 3 (2.38%) COBIT
3 1 (0.79%) GDPR
3 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.59%) VMware NSX
2 1 (0.79%) Firmware
2 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.79%) iptables
2 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (3.17%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.59%) Cisco CME
3 2 (1.59%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (1.59%) OpenView
3 2 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.79%) Cacti
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.79%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.79%) Nagios
4 1 (0.79%) SCCM
4 1 (0.79%) SELinux
4 1 (0.79%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 99 (78.57%) Cisco
2 35 (27.78%) Juniper
3 32 (25.40%) CheckPoint
4 17 (13.49%) Fortinet
5 16 (12.70%) Microsoft
5 16 (12.70%) Palo Alto
6 15 (11.90%) F5
7 11 (8.73%) Riverbed
8 7 (5.56%) Arista
8 7 (5.56%) McAfee
9 5 (3.97%) Avaya
9 5 (3.97%) VMware
10 4 (3.17%) ArcSight
10 4 (3.17%) FireEye
10 4 (3.17%) Genesys
10 4 (3.17%) HP
10 4 (3.17%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.38%) Aruba
12 2 (1.59%) Capita
12 2 (1.59%) Meraki